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C++ : The Complete Reference,9780078824760

C++ : The Complete Reference

Edition: 3rd
Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 8/1/1998
Publisher(s): McGraw-Hill Osborne Media
Availability: This title is currently not available.


Best-selling genius Herb Schildt covers everything from keywords, syntax, and libraries, to advanced features such as overloading, inheritance, virtual functions, namespaces, templates, and RTTI plus, a complete description of the Standard Template Library (STL).

Author Biography

Herbert Schildt is an authority on the C, C++, Java, and C# programming languages, and a master Windows programmer

Table of Contents

Part I: The Foundtion of C++: The C Subset.

An Overview of C.



Arrays and Null-Terminated Strings.



Structures, Unions, Enumerations, and User-Defined Types.

C-Style Console I/O.

File I/O.

The Preprocessor and Comments.

Part II: C++.

The Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN).

Frame Relay and Asynchronous Transfer Mode.

Wireless Communications.

Voice Processing Systems.

Modems, Facsimiles and Fax-on-Demand.


Computer Telephony Integration.

CATV and Telephony.

Vendors. C++ File I/O.

Run-Time Type ID and the Casting Operators.

Namespaces, Conversion Functions, and Other Advanced Topics.

Introducting the Standard Template Library.

Part III: The Standard Function Library.

The C-Based I/O Functions.

The String and Character Functions.

The Mathematical Functions.

Time, Date, and Localization Functions.

The Dynamic Allocation Functions.

Utility Functions.

The Wide-Character Functions.

Part IV: The Standard C++ I/O Classes.

The STL Container Classes.

The STL Algorithms.

STL Iterators, Allocators, and Function Objects.

The String Class.

The Numeric Classes.

Exception Handling and Miscellaneous Classes.

Part V: Applying C++.

Integrating New Classes: A Custom String Class.

An Object-Oriented Expression Parser.


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